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The Best Way to Boost Blooms on Hydrangea

by Julie Joyce on Fri, Jan 13, 2017 @ 11:30 AM

We get asked all the time, "How do I get my Hydrangeas to bloom?" Here's our answer....

Want better blooming hydrangea?

The timing of fertilizer application is everything!

Fertilize with products higher in Phosphorous...

Shrubs with Autumn Color Steal The Show

by Julie Joyce on Thu, Sep 01, 2016 @ 10:08 AM

Landscape Shrubs for Autumn Color

Autumn Color. Are you researching road trips to see the trees changing color? If you love the chanding colors of fall, try planting a few of the biggest "showoffs" in your own backyard.


Hydrangea Cheat Sheet by Shape & Size

by Julie Joyce on Thu, Jul 14, 2016 @ 12:19 PM

Wondering what hydrangea to choose for your landscape? There are so many variteties, but each one is a beauty. Use our Hydrangea Infographic below to learn more.

For addional resources on these blooming shrubs for shade and...

 The Endless Summer Hydrangea can be a gorgeous plant. But in our area, hard winters lead to most Endless Summer dying fully back to the ground every year. Since Endless Summer bloom on old growth (Last years branches) this...

10 Landscape Shrubs with Amazing Fall Color

by Julie Joyce on Thu, Aug 28, 2014 @ 10:23 AM

Looking to add some fall color to your landscape? Here are 10 shrubs that sizzle in the fall!

Fall Color. Everyone wants those bright reds, vibrant yellows and neon oranges which typically bring to mind Sugar Maples,...